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  • Couvent des Jacobins, Le Menut des Jacobins - Saint Emilion 2019 750ML

Couvent des Jacobins, Le Menut des Jacobins - Saint Emilion 2019 750ML

71 SGD
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Vintage
2019
Type
Red Wine
Format
750ML
Rating
James Suckling 93
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Description

Redcurrants, flowers and lavender with some dried flowers and chalk as well. It’s full-bodied with a solid core of fruit and fine, chewy tannins. Tight and together. Best after 2025.

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    Pivēne's Words
    A hidden gem in the history of Saint Emilion
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    About The Winery

    Couvent des Jacobins

    It was built in 1389 and is now the tasting room of the estate. The vineyard spreads over 10.7 hectares with three grape varieties : merlot, cabernet franc and petit-verdot since 2010. The average age of the vineyard is about 40 years. The vineyard is organic-farming certified by ECOCERT France since September 2020. To produce the wine of Couvent des Jacobins, vinification takes place in traditional, temperature controlled, cement tanks. Malolactic fermentation takes place in a combination of French oak barrels for a portion of the wine and remainder occurs in vat. The wine is aged in an average of 50% new, French oak barrels for between 12 to 15 months prior to bottling.

    About The Winery

    Couvent des Jacobins

    It was built in 1389 and is now the tasting room of the estate. The vineyard spreads over 10.7 hectares with three grape varieties : merlot, cabernet franc and petit-verdot since 2010. The average age of the vineyard is about 40 years. The vineyard is organic-farming certified by ECOCERT France since September 2020. To produce the wine of Couvent des Jacobins, vinification takes place in traditional, temperature controlled, cement tanks. Malolactic fermentation takes place in a combination of French oak barrels for a portion of the wine and remainder occurs in vat. The wine is aged in an average of 50% new, French oak barrels for between 12 to 15 months prior to bottling.

    About The Winery

    Couvent des Jacobins

    It was built in 1389 and is now the tasting room of the estate. The vineyard spreads over 10.7 hectares with three grape varieties : merlot, cabernet franc and petit-verdot since 2010. The average age of the vineyard is about 40 years. The vineyard is organic-farming certified by ECOCERT France since September 2020. To produce the wine of Couvent des Jacobins, vinification takes place in traditional, temperature controlled, cement tanks. Malolactic fermentation takes place in a combination of French oak barrels for a portion of the wine and remainder occurs in vat. The wine is aged in an average of 50% new, French oak barrels for between 12 to 15 months prior to bottling.

    Drink Guide
    Appreciating wine can be enhanced even further if its stored and served correctly.

    Wine, for the most part, is a peculiar beverage and everything form the way the bottle is stored, to the way its opened; the way the cork is pulled, the decanter thats used and the glass its served in, can have an immense effect on the outcome.

    The sommeliers of PIVENE recommend the following for how to get the best out of this wine;

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    Couvent des Jacobins, Le Menut des Jacobins - Saint Emilion 2019 750ML

    71 SGD

    Couvent des Jacobins, Le Menut des Jacobins - Saint Emilion 2019 750ML

    71 SGD